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Apr 6, 2010 5:00am EDT
this morning, breaking news overnight. the deadly mine explosion in western virginia. >> 25 have been killed, making it the deadliest accident in more than 25 years. they will continue to search for the remaining four missing miners. here are the late breaking details. >> overnight, the news from this west virginia mine only got worse. 25 have been confirmed dead. it was after a massive composure -- explosion. rescue teams poured into the remote areas in the west virginia mountains. >> we have seen a bunch of rescue teams go by. >> crews are pushing through the rubble after the blast, ultimately confirming the fears of so many waiting above ground. adding to their frustration, words that the effort to find four more miners has been put on hold. the condition inside the shaft is too dangerous to continue their search. >> if another explosion had occurred, we would have lost 50 rescuers. it would have been something unfathomable. >> all we can do as a community is come together and pray. we are all coal mining families. >> families that understand the real dangers of the job. they have no way
Apr 7, 2010 5:00am EDT
news, west virginia. >> the u.s. army is pulling the welcome mat on several fast food restaurant operating at bases in afghanistan. the one to terminate burger king, pizza hut', , because they take of the valuable resources like space and water. they are in a war zone and not an amusement park. that brings us to our watercooler question of the day. what do you think about the army pulling these restaurant chains from bases in afghanistan? email us your response to >> coming up, caught red handed. a florida man cannot escape the scene of his crime. >> and president obama is he ya know, i'm really glad we finally decided to see where raisin bran crunch is made. yeah, this trip is way overdue. i just can't wait to see all those crunchy flakes in action. i hope i get a chance to put two scoops!™ of raisins in some boxes. you know what will really get us in the spirit? ♪ 99 boxes of raisin bran crunch ♪ ♪ if you're nice to me i'll share some with you ♪ ♪ you take one down ( and pass it around ) ♪ ♪ 98 boxes of raisin bran crunch ♪ three tasty
Apr 8, 2010 5:00am EDT
the decision to bring back confederate history month in the state of virginia? email us your response to and officials say someone tied a dog to a pole on easter sunday. and a group of kids around 13 years old pummelled the dog with bricks. a man tried to save the dog and was hit by the bricks. they both are doing well. the dog will soon be put up for adoption. >> the search for four missing coal miners in virginia could resume today. a vigil was held last night to honor the 25 miners who lost their lives during an explosion. one survivor spoke about the incident. >> there was very severe wind, dust, dirt, debris blowing. these guys are still in there. [crying] a lot of my very good buddies. people do not understand the camaraderie between coal miners. >> officials say it is unlikely they will find the remaining four miners alive. coming up, talks between air carriers may mean you will pay more this summer. >> a soldier captured in afghanistan. >> more weather and traffic w >> welcome back. 73 degrees at the maryland science center. a warm start for us. it will
Apr 1, 2010 5:00am EDT
environmentalists concerned. one of the first potential drilling sites is off the coast of virginia. many republicans are calling it an economic godsend. pointing out water taufs virginia site feed into maryland's ecosystem. they say there is the potential for the disastrous oil spill. >> all of the blue crabs could be affected by a bad spill and that could wreak havoc for a decade to come. >> others shared similar concerns. we'll have more on that part of the story coming up at 5:30. back to you. >> all right, thank you. that brings us to our water cooler question of the day. what do you think of president obama's decision to open up coastlines to offshore drilling? you can email your response to watercooler at >> the new rules will be phased in by 2016 requiring cars and trucks on america's roads to get 35.5 miles a gallon. that's a near 50% increase. >> those new standards will be finalizes reducing our dependence on oil and helping folks spend less at the pump. my administration is upholding its end of the deal. >> we're pleased that there is going to be one clear nationa
Apr 9, 2010 5:00am EDT
news jay gray has the latest from gray county, west virginia. >> an anxious and determined group of rescue members made their way into the upper big branch mine some time after midnight. >> we're going to be in a position this morning to make a mad dash. >> carrying four extra oxygen masks, the crew will push towards two reenforced safety chambers. experts agree the only way the four missing miners could have survived was if they made it to one of these two chambers filled with food and oxygen. >> i have been praying and i hope my miracle will come true. >> they must also prepare for the reality of the lives that were lost. today recovery teams will begin the grim task of removing the bodies of the miners that were lost. >> we have to respect the bodies. i don't have a time frame but we will try to do this as soon as possible. >> i believe the families are relieved knowing this process is starting which the end will be near. >> a somber journey home for a group of miners now embraced and remembered as heroes here. >> now officials are in constant communication with rescue teams a
Apr 2, 2010 5:00am EDT
. massachusetts, rhode island, and virginia have until may 11 to file returns and make 2009 ira contributions. positive economic data as well as manufacturing encouraging investors to buy stocks ahead of the holiday weekend. that is business at the new york stock exchange. that was the bloomberg report. >> google changed its name for april fool's day to topeak. t opeka. -- topeka. that was no sign who will win their competition. it was just a joke for fun. >> a broadway show is taking over baltimore. ♪ "the phantom of the opera is here." >> it will run for most of april. it is not easy work to set it up. >> i equate to put in this -- putting up a building in three days. there is computer-triggered a pieces of scenery and 141 cables on the stage floor. -- candles on the stage floor. as they come up, they are litt. speakers on every level all around. it is so voices bounce around the theater. >> tickets are on sale now. this is your last chance to see it. it is their farewell to her. -- tour. coming up in the venture weather commute with traffic and weather together. >> coming up in sports, w
Apr 21, 2010 5:00am EDT
on this morning. most of the activity will state south of us in virginia. this system will slide off the coast. we could see some off and on rain showers. we do have the cloud cover. it will hold the temperatures back a little bit. we will be in the upper 50's this afternoon. this system pushes off the coast. another comes in behind it. that front will come through on thursday. it is an active weather pattern. we will throw more rain into the picture on friday and saturday. we are in the 40's in most locales. 54 downtown. it will be difficult to recover in the temperature department. off and on rain showers. the high temperatures will be around 60 degrees in most places. mostly cloudy tonight. rain showers will end early. the skies will clear. temperatures will drop back into the 40's again. the front of and the great lakes will come through tomorrow. there could be some rain to our north and the west. dry on thursday. this could be the last dry day for awhile. the weather turns active once again. upper 50's to around 60 today. the same front comes back on friday late in the afternoon with a chanc
Apr 30, 2010 5:00am EDT
in the virginia mountains. here is the next weather maker. it is a cold front. it is just beginning to move east. it will track northport but it will take a couple of days to get here. -- it would track north word. by sunday, humidity is coming into the picture. today it will feel springlike. tomorrow, summer-like. summer-like by sunday as the humidity rises. here is the forecast for today. mostly sunny and warmer. west wind at about 10. 79-84 for the high temperature. the sunset is almost 8:00 p.m. nice, long day to enjoy this nice weather. here are the clouds to the north. a couple of clouds in the mountains to the west. as we go into saturday, the cold front may start generating some thunder shower activity in the mountains to the west of us. there could be an isolated thunder shower here. a better chance on sunday afternoon because the pair will be more humid. temperatures will be just as warm. -- because the air will be more humid. by monday, the front gets ill lot closer. here is the forecast. dry today, 82. more humid on saturday and sunday. a chance for a thunderstorm on sunday. the rain
Apr 12, 2010 5:00am EDT
's 57 degrees. coming up -- crews discover the body of four missing coal miners in west virginia. hue the governor has asked you to show the families support. >> more than 50 people join in the search for a missing florida girl. what police believe may have happened as we cover the nation. >> and right now this is a live look at traffic at 695 and wilkins avenue. we'll get a closer look at traffic, plus your 1 -- rainbow, why so blue? hmmm, i'm losing energy this morning. did you have a good breakfast? nooo. here, try this, it's under three hundred calories and pretty satisfying. mmmm! tasty! looks like everything is back to normal. fight the morning fade in under three hundred calories. jimmy dean d-lights. shine on. >> welcome back. nine minutes after 5:00. 60 degrees downtown at the maryland science center. all is quiet. we actually had a cold front go through a couple of hours ago, but no precipitation. the nearest rain is up in north and south dakota, so we're ok. there's a big area of high pressure coming down here in new england that's going to be the dominateding factor in ou
Apr 15, 2010 5:00am EDT
could take weeks. west virginia's governor is expected to hold a press conference to make a major announcement regarding the disaster which 29 miners were killed. >> a man is behind bars for installing a hidden bathroom camera. he planted the camera in the bathroom wall of his office and took a number of pictures of fellow employees. polson found pictures on his computer after a female employee located the camera. some similar cameras may have been in similar -- >> the lights takeover stalm, the o's are striking out on more than just the field how their unfortunate start is costing the team lots of money. >> plus, the dreaded day is here. taxs are due today. so the season for procrastinating. i can still get some help. >> we have a watermain break in aberdeen to tell you about and we'll check in with delays on 95. >> so far just one little problem outt there, right? >> yes. a watermain break in aberdeen blocking a lane eastbound 29 2 at pulaski highway so usal caution as you travel there. otherwise a nice pride. things clearing out on southbound 95. we had some construction there
Apr 16, 2010 5:00am EDT
meand under an ice cap until wednesday. >> a virginia man brazening snatches a woman's purse with her daughter in his hand. take a look at this. surveillance video from a grocery store in fredericksburg shows kevin walking with his toddler-age daughter when he grabs a woman from a woman's shopping cart, hides it beneath the child. officers recognize the man from at least three other prior domestics for domestic assault and possession of marijuana. he now faces felony larceny charge. >> pretty bold. 12 minutes after the hour, 63 degrees on tv hill. coming up -- a string of ex has many wondering when and where the next one will hit. how you can learn more about the world's seismic activity. plus -- >> an opportunity for users to really consider that, that what they're putting out there has the possibility for permanentance and for everyone to see it. >> careful what you tweet. it could become a part of history. details in our consumer alert. >> and a serious accident just coming in to us involving a tanker truck hanging off of a draw bridge in our area. we'll update on what roads are af
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